Planetmountain.com - Latest news http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/ PlanetMountain.com, Climbing, mountaineering, skiing, trekking, off-piste, bouldering in Italy, Alps, Himalaya, Dolomites. en-EN Copyright, PlanetMountain.com info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/hohe-warte-raphaela-haug-martin-schidlowski-strut-catwalk-valsertal.html Hohe Warte, Raphaela Haug and Martin Schidlowski strut up Catwalk in Valsertal In Valsertal (Zillertal Alps, Tyrol) Martin Schidlowski and Raphaela Haug have climbed Catwalk, a probable new mixed line up the NE Face of Hohe Warte. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/hohe-warte-raphaela-haug-martin-schidlowski-strut-catwalk-valsertal.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 19 Jan 2020 09:35:36 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/rapunzel-sass-de-la-crusc-dolomites-mixed-climb-simon-messner-manuel-baumgartner.html Rapunzel on Sass de la Crusc, new Dolomites mixed climb by Simon Messner and Manuel Baumgartner On Sass de la Crusc / Heiligkreuzkofel in the Dolomites, the South Tyrolean mountaineers Simon Messner and Manuel Baumgartner have made the first ascent of Rapunzel, a new ice and mixed climb graded WI6+ M7+. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/rapunzel-sass-de-la-crusc-dolomites-mixed-climb-simon-messner-manuel-baumgartner.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 18 Jan 2020 10:59:49 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/gabriele-moroni-climbing-demencia-senil-uncut-video-margalef-redpoint.html Gabriele Moroni climbing Demencia Senil, uncut video of Margalef redpoint Uncut climbing video: Gabriele Moroni sending Demencia Senil 9a+ at Margalef in Spain. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/gabriele-moroni-climbing-demencia-senil-uncut-video-margalef-redpoint.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 16 Jan 2020 18:25:43 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/barba-bianca-christoph-hainz-manuel-baumgartner-add-new-mixed-climb-val-travenanzes-dolomites.html Barba Bianca, Christoph Hainz and Manuel Baumgartner add new mixed climb to Val Travenanzes, Dolomites On 10/01/2019 Christoph Hainz and Manuel Baumgartner made the first ascent of Barba Bianca, a new mixed climb in Val Travenanzes, Dolomites. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/barba-bianca-christoph-hainz-manuel-baumgartner-add-new-mixed-climb-val-travenanzes-dolomites.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 16 Jan 2020 18:25:33 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/scacciadiavoli-marmolada-dolomites-rolando-larcher-geremia-vergoni.html Scacciadiavoli on Marmolada, Dolomites by Rolando Larcher and Geremia Vergoni The video documenting the first ascent and first free ascent of Scacciadiavoli, the demanding and beautiful multi-pitch rock climb established up the South Face of Marmolada in the Dolomites by Rolando Larcher and Geremia Vergoni. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/scacciadiavoli-marmolada-dolomites-rolando-larcher-geremia-vergoni.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 16 Jan 2020 18:25:22 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/martin-zhor-completes-record-breaking-aconcagua-ascent.html Martin Zhor completes record-breaking Aconcagua ascent At the end of December 2019 Czech skyrunner Martin Zhor raced to the summit of Aconcagua (6962m) in just 3 hours, 38 minutes and 17 seconds. In doing so he has set a new record for the journey from Plaza de Mulas Base Camp to the top. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/martin-zhor-completes-record-breaking-aconcagua-ascent.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 16 Jan 2020 18:25:23 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/pandora-pordoi-simon-gietl-vittorio-messin-add-huge-mixed-climb-dolomites.html Pandora on Pordoi, Simon Gietl and Vittorio Messin add huge mixed climb to the Dolomites From 16 to 17 December 2019, after a day of reconnaissance, alpinists Simon Gietl and Vittorio Messini established Pandora (600m, V, M5, A0, WI6) up the west face of Pordoi (Dolomites) . This ice and mixed climb links via Abram with via Niagara and tackles the huge hanging icefall that formed on the upper section of the face. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/pandora-pordoi-simon-gietl-vittorio-messin-add-huge-mixed-climb-dolomites.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 14 Jan 2020 18:34:38 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/miles-adamson-tops-too-tall-to-fall-huge-highball-bishop.html Miles Adamson tops Too Tall to Fall, huge highball at Bishop 26-year-old Miles Adamson from Canada has made the first ascent of Too Tall to Fall, a huge highball boulder problem at the Buttermilks in Bishop, California, USA. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/miles-adamson-tops-too-tall-to-fall-huge-highball-bishop.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 16 Jan 2020 18:24:39 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/trident-de-comboe-aosta-valley-skied-davide-capozzi-alessandro-letey.html Trident de Comboé in Aosta Valley skied by Davide Capozzi, Alessandro Letey On 08/01/2020 Davide Capozzi and Alessandro Letey descended Trident de Comboé in the Aosta Valley, Italy. This may well be the first ski and snowboard descent of the exposed West Face. Capozzi provides the details. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/trident-de-comboe-aosta-valley-skied-davide-capozzi-alessandro-letey.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 13 Jan 2020 16:26:02 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/giuliano-cameroni-bernd-zangerl-bouldering-valle-dell-orco-italy.html Giuliano Cameroni, Bernd Zangerl bouldering in Valle dell'Orco, Italy The video of Giuliano Cameroni and Bernd Zangerl bouldering in Valle dell’Orco, Italy. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/giuliano-cameroni-bernd-zangerl-bouldering-valle-dell-orco-italy.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 12 Jan 2020 14:57:23 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/two-new-ice-climbs-valnontey-by-cogne-mountain-guides.html Two new ice climbs in Valnontey by the Cogne Mountain Guides Two new ice and mixed routes were established in Valnontey, Valle d'Aosta, close to the legendary Repentance: Sputnik and Daddy cool, by Michele Amadio, Marco Farina, Remy Maquignaz, Roberto Meoli and Alberto Silvestri. Cogne Mountain Guides Marco Farina reports http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/two-new-ice-climbs-valnontey-by-cogne-mountain-guides.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 10 Jan 2020 19:20:57 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/viola-battistella-strolls-up-no-siesta-at-muzzerone.html Viola Battistella strolls up No Siesta, historic Italian 8b at Muzzerone 15-year-old climber Viola Battistella has made the first female ascent of No Siesta, the historic 8b sport climb established over 30 years ago at Muzzerone, Italy. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/viola-battistella-strolls-up-no-siesta-at-muzzerone.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 09 Jan 2020 17:29:22 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/chris-sharma-climbing-big-fish-difficult-mallorca-deep-water-solo.html Chris Sharma climbing Big Fish, his difficult Mallorca Deep Water Solo The uncut footage of American climber Chris Sharma climbing high above the waves of Mallorca in Spain as he makes the first ascent of his Deep Water Solo Big Fish (8c+/9a, 20m) http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/chris-sharma-climbing-big-fish-difficult-mallorca-deep-water-solo.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 09 Jan 2020 17:31:36 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/adam-ondra-climbing-the-best-boulder-ever-built.html Adam Ondra climbing the best boulder ever built The video of Adam Ondra on what the Czech climber describes as the best boulder ever built, an narrow arête located on an underpass near Brno in the Czech Republic. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/adam-ondra-climbing-the-best-boulder-ever-built.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 08 Jan 2020 15:39:56 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/daniel-ladurner-hannes-lemayer-celebrate-happy-new-year-ice-climb-dolomites.html Daniel Ladurner, Hannes Lemayer celebrate Happy New Year ice climb in Dolomites In Langental (Val Gardena, Dolomites) Daniel Ladurner and Hannes Lemayer have made the first ascent of Happy New Year, a two-pitch mixed route graded M6+. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/daniel-ladurner-hannes-lemayer-celebrate-happy-new-year-ice-climb-dolomites.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 08 Jan 2020 12:14:11 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/elias-iagnemma-completes-historic-grotti-project-ultimo-tango-a-zagarolo.html Elias Iagnemma completes historic Grotti project, Ultimo Tango in Zagarolo At the Italian crag Grotti, Elias Iagnemma has made the first ascent of an old project made famous by local climber Alessandro Lamberti, Ultimo Tango in Zagarolo. Iagnemma suggests the grade 9a/+ http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/elias-iagnemma-completes-historic-grotti-project-ultimo-tango-a-zagarolo.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 07 Jan 2020 14:27:24 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/laura-rogora-8b-plus-onsight-9a-redpoint-montsant-margalef-spain.html Laura Rogora 8b+ onsight and 9a redpoint at Montsant and Margalef, Spain At Montsant in Spain Laura Rogora has managed to onsight her first 8b+ while at Margalef she redpointed the 9a La Bongada. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/laura-rogora-8b-plus-onsight-9a-redpoint-montsant-margalef-spain.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 06 Jan 2020 19:02:06 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/emily-harrington-fall-el-capitan-yosemite.html Emily Harrington’s fall on El Capitan in Yosemite The video detailing the accident that occurred to Emily Harrington while attempting to free climb Golden Gate in a single day up El Capitan in Yosemite on 24 November 2019. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/emily-harrington-fall-el-capitan-yosemite.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 05 Jan 2020 17:43:43 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/thomas-huber-frees-stone-age-untersberg-berchtesgaden-alps.html Thomas Huber unlocks his Stone Age up Untersberg in Berchtesgaden Alps At the start of November 2019 German alpinist Thomas Huber frees his multi-pitch climb Stone Age (8b+) on Untersberg in Berchtesgaden Alps, Germany. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/thomas-huber-frees-stone-age-untersberg-berchtesgaden-alps.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 04 Jan 2020 19:41:14 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/simon-messner-martin-sieberer-spring-up-seitensprung-in-langental-dolomites.html Simon Messner, Martin Sieberer spring up Seitensprung in Langental, Dolomites On 27/12/2019 Simon Messner and Martin Sieberer made the first ascent of Seitensprung, a new ice climb in Val Lietres - Langental, Dolomites. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/simon-messner-martin-sieberer-spring-up-seitensprung-in-langental-dolomites.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 03 Jan 2020 20:04:07 +0100